Certified Nursing Assistant

Wayne, NJ

Posted: 02/19/2024 Job Number: 24-02598 Pay Rate ($): 26.0

Job Description


Health Advocates Network is currently seeking a Certified Nursing Assistant to work at a facility in Wayne, NJ . These are registry positions with our company,

Pay Rate: $26 / hour

Shift Details:
  • Day Shift 7: 00am-3: 00pm
Duties:

•Answer patients'calls and determine how to assist them.
•Measure and record patients'vital signs, such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse, respiration, urine intake and output, and food intake and output, reporting any drastic changes to a nurse or physician.
•Provide basic patient care and treatments, such as feeding, changing soiled garments and giving massages.
•Help patients with bathing, dressing, personal hygiene, moving in bed, standing, and walking.
•Reposition and turn bed bound patients;assist those who need help walking or assistance transporting in wheelchairs.
•Provide patients comfort by utilizing resources and materials;transporting patients;answering patients'call lights and requests;and reporting observations of the patient to nursing staff.
•Documents actions by completing forms, reports, logs, and records.
•Protects organization's value by keeping patient information confidential.
•Serves and protects the facility by adhering to professional standards, facility policies and procedures;federal, state, and local requirements;and JCAHO standards, where applicable.
•Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and maintaining certification.
•Work as part of a healthcare team to assess patient needs, plan and modify care.
•Serve food trays and examine them for conformance to prescribed diet.
•Apply compresses, ice bags and hot water bottles as directed by nursing supervisor.
•Keep rooms clean and change soiled bedding and bedpans.
•Transport medical equipment in and out of rooms according to patient requirements.
•Inventory and requisition supplies.
•Make appointments, keep records and perform other clerical duties in doctors'offices and clinics.
•Maintains compliance and complies with annual requirements
•Successfully completes required employment-related documentation, testing, and screenings in a timely manner

Minimum Qualifications:
  • At least one year (12 months) of experience as a Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Ability to build rapport with patients
  • Compassionate and caring demeanor
  • Familiarity with medical terminology
  • CPR card issued by the American Heart Association
  • Must have up to date certification in the state of NJ
If interested, please apply through this job post. You may send a copy of your most recent resume. If you have any questions, please feel free to call at 800-928-5561 and ask to speak with Nancy Monday-Friday (08: 30 AM - 05: 00 PM PST).


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